Chromosome 1, monosomy 1p

1p partial monosomy

Overview

Type of disease: Rare conditions

Chromosome 1, monosomy 1p, also known as 1p partial monosomy, is a rare genetic condition. This condition results from a mutation or error in a person’s DNA or genes. This can cause birth defects such as malformed ears, short neck, or finger abnormalities, as well as mental deficiency and heart defects. Although there is currently no cure for chromosome 1, monosomy 1p, there are various resources to help manage the condition and treat birth defects. Doctors seek help from various therapists and community services to provide support and care for families affected by chromosome 1, monosomy 1p.

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